Crematogaster armandi

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Crematogaster armandi
Scientific classification (junior synonym of Crematogaster brasiliensis)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Myrmicinae
Tribe: Crematogastrini
Genus: Crematogaster
Species: Crematogaster armandi
Forel, 1921

This taxon is not in use as it is currently considered to be a junior synonym of Crematogaster brasiliensis.


The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • armandi. Crematogaster armandi Forel, 1921a: 208 (w.q.) BRAZIL. Combination in C. (Orthocrema): Kempf, 1972a: 84. Junior synonym of brasiliensis: Longino, 2003a: 37.


  • Forel, A. 1921a [1920]. Fourmis trouvées dans des galles de Cordia et d'Agonandra, etc. Bull. Soc. Bot. Genève (2) 12: 201-208 (page 208, worker, queen described)
  • Kempf, W. W. 1972b. Catálogo abreviado das formigas da regia~o Neotropical. Stud. Entomol. 15: 3-344 (page 84, Combination in C. (Orthocrema))
  • Longino, J. T. 2003a. The Crematogaster (Hymenoptera, Formicidae, Myrmicinae) of Costa Rica. Zootaxa 151: 1-150 (page 37, Junior synonym of brasiliensis)